THE BEST OF 2016 presents twenty environmentally sustainable products of 2016 selected by Matrec. The selection has mainly taken into account aspects such as innovation, materiality, technology and new approaches to the market. In particular, products were also evaluated with respect to the principles of circular economy and then the benefits that can lead to the preservation of natural resources.
The choice was did among over three hundred trend-products, selected during the entire 2016: products that are included into the International Observatory for Sustainable Innovation by Matrec.
Matrec support to companies in the choice of materials and sustainable products, for research and analysis of market trends.
Thanks to the international network and collaboration with industry, Matrec is always informed on new sustainable materials and products, and respect for the circular economy strategies.
During 2016 Matrec has developed several research projects and projects for the valorization of resources, new materials and products.